120.304 Plant Biotechnology (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2018. For 2017 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

  • Learning outcomes

An overview of modern methods by which plants can be modified to provide new genetic material for use in agriculture, horticulture, forestry and industry. This course links basic and applied science and focuses on the dramatic progress being made in plant tissue culture, recombinant DNA technology, QTL analysis and marker-assisted selection. Emphasis is on both prospects and limitations, and includes discussion of environmental, ethical and regulatory issues

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Year Semester Mode Location
2017 * Semester one full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2018 Semester one full semester Internal Manawatu Campus

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.

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